ETU Construction Rates
 - 36 Hour Week

A-Class Licensed Electricians Hourly Rate = $49.39 per hour
Service, Maintenance and Installation Hourly Rate = $48.20 per hour

Building Industry Site Allowances

Project Value $ Million Site Allowance $ per hour     City of Melbourne:

(a) New Projects Between $3m and $230.7m - $4.10 per hour worked

Over $230.7 million - as per table at left

(b) Renovations, Restoration and/or Refurbishment work - $3.55 per hour worked 
$3.0m - $7.8m $2.35   
$7.8m - $19.2m $2.55   
$19.2m - $38.5m $2.85   
$38.5m - $76.9m $3.35   
$76.9m - $153.8m $4.00   
$153.8m - $230.7m $4.10   
$230.7m - $307.5m $4.25   
$307.5m - $461.5m $4.40   
For projects above $461.5m, there shall be an increment in site allowance of 10 cents per additional $100m or part thereof.  

Multi-Story Allowance per hour:   
0-15 Floors  0.55 
6-30 Floors  0.88 
31-45 Floors  1.20 
46-60 Floors  1.46 
More than 60 Floors  1.77 
Towers Allowance over 15 metres  0.88 
Demolition Allowance 6.40 
Construction Wiring  22.76 

Building Construction

   "A Grade" "Unlicensed / B Grade" 
 Grade EW Per Hour  Per Week  Per Hour  Per Week 
 1     $39.73  $1430.44 
 2     $41.37 $1489.40 
 3     $43.01 $1548.31 
 4     $44.65  $1607.29 
 5 $49.39  $1778.00  $47.54  $1711.33 
 6 $51.02 $1836.83  $49.18  $1770.30 
 7 $54.30  $1954.70  $52.45  $1888.18 
 8 $57.57  $2072.65  $55.73  $2006.12 
 9 $59.21  $2131.55  $57.36  $2065.03 
 10 $64.12  $2308.47  $62.28  $2241.95 

Service, Maintenance and Installation

   "A Grade" "Unlicensed / B Grade" 
 Grade EW Per Hour  Per Week  Per Hour  Per Week 
 1     $38.46  $1384.44 
 2     $40.11 $1443.94 
 3     $41.76 $1503.51 
 4     $43.42 $1563.01 
 5 $48.20 $1735.18  $46.35  $1668.49 
 6 $49.85 $1794.74  $48.00  $1728.06 
 7 $53.16  $1913.82  $51.31  $1847.12 
 8 $56.47  $2032.88  $54.62  $1966.19 
 9 $58.12 $2092.44  $56.27  $2025.76 
 10 $63.08  $2271.01  $61.23  $2204.32 

ETU Apprentice rates - 36 Hour Week

Apprentice Rates 1st Year  2nd Year  3rd Year  4th Year 
 per Week per Hour  per Week  per Hour  per Week  per Hour  per Week  per Hour 
1/03/2017 $566.37  $15.74  $567.23  $15.76  $852.37  $23.68  $1,042.41  $28.95 
TAFE Institute Achievement Allowance     $243.36    $243.36    $243.36   
Total Rate  $566.37 $15.74  $810.59  $22.52  $1,095.73  $30.44  $1,285.77  $35.71 

Adult Apprentice Rates 1st Year  2nd Year  3rd Year  4th Year 
 per Week per Hour  per Week  per Hour  per Week  per Hour  per Week  per Hour 
1/03/2017 $709.18  $19.70  $835.98  $23.23  $1,022.37  $28.40  $1,068.92  $29.69 
TAFE Institute Achievement Allowance     $238.68    $238.68    $238.68   
Total Rate  $709.18 $19.70  $1,074.66  $29.86  $1,261.05  $35.03  $1,307.60  $36.32 

Building Industry Site Allowances - New projects Victoria

Project Value $ Million Site Allowance $ per hour     City of Melbourne:

(a) New Projects Between $3m and $230.7m - $4.10 per hour worked

Over $230.7 million - as per table at left

(b) Renovations, Restoration and/or Refurbishment work - $3.55 per hour worked 
$3.0m - $7.8m $2.35   
$7.8m - $19.2m $2.55   
$19.2m - $38.5m $2.85   
$38.5m - $76.9m $3.35   
$76.9m - $153.8m $4.00   
$153.8m - $230.7m $4.10   
$230.7m - $307.5m $4.25   
$307.5m - $461.5m $4.40   
For projects above $461.5m, there shall be an increment in site allowance of 10 cents per additional $100m or part thereof.  

Multi-Story Allowance per hour:   
0-15 Floors  0.55 
6-30 Floors  0.88 
31-45 Floors  1.20 
46-60 Floors  1.46 
More than 60 Floors  1.77 
Towers Allowance over 15 metres  0.88 
Demolition Allowance 6.40 
Construction Wiring  22.76